Congratulations to our current (2015) winner: Addison Frei as well as Gil Scott Chapman, 2014 Finalist in concert and Joshua Espinoza- AJPC Semi-Finalist 2014 for becoming finalists in the Unisa International Piano Competition. We wish you good luck!!
Read the Unisa press release.
2015 AJPC Winners
Pictured from left to right:
Richard Kessler (CEO, Grand Bohemian Hotels)
Addison Frei (23, Grand Bohemian Hotels Prize Winner),
Terry Stockton (Yamaha/ Bösendorfer representative)
David Meder (25, Bösendorfer Prize Winner)
Bösendorfer is the Official Piano of the American Jazz Pianist Competition
Judges of the 2015 AJPC. From Left: Per Danielsson, Kenny Barron, Christian Tamburr
For more press photos, that include the 2015 semi-finalists and finalists in concert please see our Press Photos page.
Among the top jazz pianists of his generation, Jeremy Siskind is the winner of the Nottingham International Jazz Piano Competition among many other awards. Siskind is currently Chair of the Piano Department at Western Michigan University.
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Nine times Grammy nomenee and long-standing professor of music at Rutgers University, Kenny Barron has recorded more than 40 albums and is renown international performer.
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Sweden native Per Danielsson is Assistant Professor in Jazz Piano at the University of Central Florida in Orlando and an active performer with many international jazz legends.
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Internationally touring vibraphonist and pianist, Christian Tamburr won the “Outstanding Solo Jazz Performer” award and the “2013 Critics Choice Top Rising Star” award.
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Jazz and studio music performer, Wes Hamrick graduated from the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and is performing at festivals and concerts throughout the country.
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Mr. Tardif is an outstanding jazz pianist who has toured with Tony Bennett and performed with Peggy Lee, Barbara Streisand, Frank Sinatra and many more internationally renowned artists.
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